16 WATER ST in Brooklyn Heights

Brooklyn Heights

Quiet Good transportation Young crowd

One of the borough’s oldest neighborhoods, Brooklyn Heights was established in 1834 and has been a vibrant area since.

Brooklyn Heights borders are Old Fulton Street near the Brooklyn Bridge on the north end and Atlantic Avenue to the south. The East River forms its western edge and the area stretches east to Court Street and Cadman Plaza, near the Brooklyn federal buildings.

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Building Mix

  • 22% Elevator/Laundry Building
  • 20% Pre War
  • 20% Luxury Highrise
  • 10% Walk-Up
  • 6% Brownstone
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Descriptions of 16 Water St

Around the corner from the new Brooklyn Bridge Park, 1 block to the Peas and Pickles Grocerer on Front Street, 1 block to shopping at Zoe, West Elm, and Egg Kids Clothing, 2 blocks to the Promenade Car Service and Bridgestone Dry Cleaners, 3 blocks to the F train at York Street station and A/C trains at High Street station, 3 blocks to the well known Old Fulton Street (a foodies heaven a short walk to all the action on Montague Street, tons of great bars, restaurants, gyms, even day spas in between. JD Sharpe (Aug 2014)
CLOSE TO TRAINS AND BROOKLYN and MANHATTAN BRIDGES Stainless Steel Appliances Custom Mill work Outdoor Space Granite Counter tops Cable/HD Satellite/Internet Ready Individually Controlled Heat and Air Conditioning Close to beautiful waterfront park, Laundry facilities located in the basement, Fitness Center (free to all residents), Additional Storage and Bike Hooks available for rent. Tomer Hillel (Feb 2012)
Neighborhood Lifestyle Features include Cheekdog day care, Vinegar Hill Vet, Bright Horizons Child Day Care, 24hr food market and specialty market, West Elm, Shake Shack, Brooklyn Bridge Ice Cream Factory, River Caf, Chase Bank, Janes Carousel, Grimaldis Pizza, Vinegar Hill House, and so many other restaurant and retail options. Neighborhood Fitness features include Gleasons Boxing Gym, Crossfit, The Fitness Guru, The Lab, several yoga studios, Brooklyn Bridge Park which has basketball courts, tennis walls, bike/run path, a kids water park, soccer fields, and seasonal activities. Transportation features, effortless access to A/C/2/3/F and the NY East River Ferry which takes you to Wall Street, parts of Brooklyn, and midtown 34th Street. Chase Williams (Jun 2014)
The impressive red brick homes were re-developed by DUMBO The expertly preserved exterior recalls the building's integral role as part of Brooklyn's proud has been at the forefront of DUMBO's success as a popular, thriving, waterfront destination, developing properties in the area for decades. Ty Gallishaw (Feb 2013)
Here in Dumbo you have a beautiful water front park in Brooklyn Bridge park, you have a variety of delicious restaurants to choose from, shopping boutiques and the express train which is just steps away brings you into the city within 3 mins. Other than its High Ceilings and abundance of light, this building delivers exposed brick walls, wood beam architecture, stain less steel appliances, laundry and more. The residence is located in the middle of DUMBO where you have exposure to your favorite DUMBO bars and restaurants along with quick transportation into the city. The neighborhood is beautful and full of character with the brooklyn bridge park, tons of reserved history along with an un rivaled view of the manhattan skyline. Terrell Simmons (Jun 2014)
High Ceilings Quiet Neighborhood Near Brooklyn Bridge Park Virtual Doorman Bike Room Hardwood Fllors Spacious Open Layout Short Walk from Trains, Shopping Area and Schools Stainless Steel Appliances Granite Countertops. Christian Scott (Mar 2013)
This vibrant neighborhood, which has sprung to life in recent years, consists mainly of 19th century warehouses and 20th century manufacturing lofts which have been converted to residential use. Kyle Borut (Mar 2013)
Residence features include, soaring beamed ceilings, hardwood floors and kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite countertops and huge walk-in closet. Iaasha Wright (Jan 2013)

Nearby Subway Stations

  • C A High St (0.29 mi)
  • 2 3 Clark St (0.41 mi)
  • F York St (0.43 mi)

building details

Floors: 5
Units: 23
Floor area: 50932
Year built: 1910

Building Median Rents

1br: $3,900

Nearby Schools

  • P.S. 008 Robert Fulton
  • Elementary
  • Freedom Academy High School
  • High school
  • P.S. 307 Daniel Hale Williams
  • Elementary
  • Urban Assembly School Of Music And Art, The
  • High school
  • Brooklyn International High School
  • High school
  • Science Skills Center High School For Science, Tec
  • High school
  • Satellite West Middle School
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • P.S. 126 Jacob August Riis
  • K-8
  • Urban Assembly Institute Of Math And Science For Y
  • Junior High-Intermediate-Middle
  • City Polytechnic High School Of Engineering, Archi
  • High school